A new political party came of age in Rome yesterday, pledged to support David Cameron’s efforts to reform the European Union and Britain’s relationship.
Today the European Commission presented a series of proposals as part of their long term Energy Union strategy. Within the ‘Summer Package’ were proposals to launch a redesign of the European electricity market, to update energy efficiency labelling and to revise the EU Emissions Trading System (ETS).
A critical EU counter-terror system is a step closer to reality after a committee of MEPs today gave MEP Timothy Kirkhope’s proposals their backing.
ECR MEP Julie Girling, leading on air quality for the European Parliament, has criticised moves by left wing and liberal MEPs to undermine efforts to reach an achievable deal on new air emissions rules by voting through unrealistic targets.
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Responding to the news that negotiations have agreed on measures that will allow the opening of negotiations for another Greek bailout, European Conservatives and Reformists Group leader Syed Kamall MEP said: “If you listen carefully you can hear the sound of that can being kicked a little further down the road.
European Conservatives and Reformists trade spokesman Emma McClarkin has welcomed today’s vote in support of the proposed EU-US trade agreement, known as TTIP.
In this morning’s debate with Alexis Tsipras, European Conservatives and Reformists Group Vice-President Ryszard Legutko today said: “Something is rotten in the state of Greece, but something is rotten in the EU too.
MEP Remo Sernagiotto has today joined the European Conservatives and Reformists (ECR) Group , Europe’s fastest-growing force calling for EU reform.